Posted by Wordsmith on 2 October, 2009 at 1:12 am. 21 comments already!

2009-10-02

IOC members, including Britain’s Princess Anne, right, listen to Obama’s pitch in Copenhagen. The elimination of Chicago as a potential host of the 2016 Games marks the second loss in a row for the U.S. in Olympic selections.
Pool-Reuters

Oh wait….you mean he’s not apologizing for America’s sins? Hope and Change has arrived, finally!

One good thing about Barack Obama going to Copenhagen arguing for the United States and Chicago is he is gonna have to say some really, very positive things about the United States while abroad which is not something he has been doing.
-Bill Bennett


2009-10-02

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to promote Chicago’s bid to host the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Copenhagen October 2, 2009. Chicago is competing with Madrid, Tokyo and Rio de Janeiro to host the Summer Games, and Obama is the first U.S. president to address the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in person to support a city’s bid. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES POLITICS SPORT OLYMPICS)

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